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Niles Children Raise Voices To Benefit Japan

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Just hours before officials in Japan released news that the toll of the earthquake and tsunami was worse than thought, some very small Japanese children from Chicago's suburbs inspired many with their compassion for victims of the crisis.

While suburban Japanese moms folded origami at a Japanese market in Arlington Heights, all eyes were on their three- to six-year-old children, who wanted to do what they could to help the people of their homeland.

Read the whole story at Niles, IL Patch